Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri admitted his disappointment after his facet surrendered a two-goal result in be held 2-2 by Atletico Madrid in Champions League Group D.

Atletico Madrid substitute Hector Herrera grabbed a late equaliser on the Wanda Metropolitano to ship Sarri and his gamers again to Italy with solely a share of the factors after they had been on target to assert all three.

Midfielder Herrera marked his debut as he headed in from a nook to earn his facet a deserved level.

Juventus had taken the lead two minutes after half-time when Juan Cuadrado fired residence they usually prolonged their benefit with 25 minutes to go courtesy of a Blaise Matuidi header.

The Atletico fightback gained momentum five minutes later when Stefan Savic headed residence from shut vary and Herrera’s late intervention ensured the factors have been shared.

Sarri admitted he’s facet had let two factors slip of their Champions League opener.

He informed his post-match press convention: “It’s a pity we drew the match as a result of we had the sport in our hand for a very long time. We want to enhance in our aggressiveness and a focus.

“The feeling is that it’s not a query of kind, as a result of in case you are passive, you’re passive even marking your self.

“Things have been on show that we implement daily in coaching, however conceding these goals too is punishing.”

Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci admitted his facet have been on the again foot from the beginning of the sport.

He informed the Juventus web site: “There was numerous strain by Atletico within the first half. When we began transferring the ball round, we created hazards and scored. But I’m sorry to have conceded two goals.

“We must pay extra consideration as a result of we had a fantastic recreation. We can’t concede so many goals.”


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